What you see above is a wiggling tentacle that is powered by a USB port. It is called the USB Squirming Tentacle. You can “simply plug it into your USB port and it will fill your computer with unspeakable evils.“ Keep in mind that this is not a USB drive.
The photo does not need much of an explanation. It resembles a Chicken Burger, no surprises there. But the fact that this small device is actually a 4-Port USB hub is sometimes hard to believe. It opens from the top and lets you put up to 4 USB drives like any other USB hub.
Ever since the arrival of USB 3.0, the currently popular USB 2.0 feels obsolete. But for some reason USB 3.0 is still not yet mainstream. The development in this area seems to be rather slow. But atleast here’s some good news for USB 3.0 device owners. Japanese computer peripheral maker Buffalo, has now come up with the world’s first USB 3.0 4-port hub.
How many USB devices do you have at home? Most people will probably have a few thumb drives. But have you ever thought of connecting them all into one USB hub? Check out this Super USB 24-Port Hub. Crazy as it sounds, the gadget literally allows you to connect upto 24 USB devices at one time. To make sure you don’t overload your computer power supply, it also comes with a handy AC adapter.
Here’s one of those utility gadgets you really like to have. Imagine sitting right in front of your laptop and heating your afternoon coffee as well as connecting all our USB thumb drives…all from one device! That’s what the 3-In-1 USB Combo Cup Warmer can do for you, not to mentioned that it also works as an alarm clock.
We have seen several USB hubs in the past with different designs. But the one you see above is not just a USB hub, it also works as a portable light to assist you if you are working in the dark. The form factor of the device makes it very portable as there are no protruding parts and the USB light can easily be folded back when not in use.
Here’s a new type of gadget that you may find interesting. This is the USB Strawberry Cake 3 Port Hub. Although it looks darn real, all you can do is just stare at it. But the device may be ideal for your geeky friend’s next birthday. It has 3 x USB 2.0 ports and is backward compatible with USB 1.1.
Have you spent hours listening to your favorite tracks on the cassette tapes? Long gone are those days, when life was full of cassette players and video recorders. Although cassettes are hard to find, you can still bring back those memories by using the Cassette Tape USB hub. The device has 4 USB 2.0 ports, which is enough for everyday use.